Pills That Monitor If You Took Them

Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Compliance with taking medications is a huge problem in medicine. Studies show more than half of all prescriptions are either not filled or not taken. Everyone is familiar…

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Top 6 Most Dangerous Medication Abbreviations Now Banned in Hospitals

Thursday, March 6, 2008

Medication errors in the hospital are a major cause of preventable suffering and death. I wanted to share with you the top 6 handwriting errors of doctors in…

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How Smartdust, Souveillance, Web 3.0, and Personalized Genetics Will Transform the Future of Medical Diagnostics

Monday, February 25, 2008

There has been a flurry of debate in the military, industrial, and privacy sectors on “smartdust” and the concept of “souveillance” – but no one has yet realized…

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DITM 2 New Podcast Projects Close to Launch!

Thursday, April 12, 2007

New Podcast Projects:  The past two weeks have been a wild ride of fun and excitement!  I have two podcast projects undergoing the final edits prior to launcing. …

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FDA Warns About All Natural Products- With All Natural Arsenic

Tuesday, March 27, 2007

Everyone is jumping on the natural product and herbal bandwagon.  What many don’t know is that all-natural is often far from all-safe.  Almost all of these producs remain…

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Big Med-Industry Courts Med-Bloggers

Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Beppe in NYC Now I have seen it all.  Old school med-industy came to NYC a-courtin’ new school med-bloggers last night.  I was invited to a dinner at…

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New Drugs Enhance Performance, Eliminate Need to Sleep

Friday, March 9, 2007

this stuff makes crank look like candy Gizmag reports on the further evolution of no-sleep performance enhancing drugs. The original version of these substances was the “time-shifting” drug, Modafinil that…

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FDA to Increase Drug Surveillance & Public Information in New Programs

Tuesday, March 6, 2007

FDA reform continues in new programs to track drug safety and share data with the public. The FDA has a three part mission but has been criticized in…

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